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A great event to walk off the Christmas celebrations, and to kick start your New Year fitness regime!   

There are Full Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K walking options, all starting & finishing at The Oval Cricket Ground on Sat 27 & Sun 28 January, and taking in highlights of the Thames, its historic bridges, and many of the Capital’s landmarks. Sign up as a team, or an individual and families are welcome – there’s rest stops with snacks, a special medal, and hot food at the finish. To find out more details about the distances and route options, go to the London Winter Walk Website here.

Sign Up Options 

Charity Sponsorship (select charity sponsorship and get 25% off your reg fee)

Full Marathon: Reg Fee Was £30, now £23.85  Minimum Sponsorship £300

Half Marathon: Reg Fee Was £20, now £15.90 Minimum Sponsorship £225 

10km: Reg Fee Was £10, now £7.95 Minimum Sponsorship £150

Mixed Funding (Go to the Winter Walk website to find out any seasonal discounts for registration fees)

Full Marathon: Reg Fee £50 Minimum Sponsorship £150

Half Marathon: Reg Fee £40 Minimum Sponsorship £120

10km: Reg Fee £25 Minimum Sponsorship £75 

Important Note: Charity Sponsorship and Mixed Funders need to raise atleast 50% of the minimum sponsorship target 4 weeks before the event, to be able to participate in the challenge. This is so that the rest of the challenge costs is covered and some sponsorship will go to Sands.

Own Place Charity Fundraising (Go to the Winter Walk website to find out any seasonal discounts for registration fees)

As an own place walker, pay a reg fee but raise what you want for Sands!

Full Marathon: Reg Fee £99

Half Marathon: Reg Fee £75

10km: Reg Fee £49 


Be part of #TeamSands

As part of #TeamSands you will receive:

  • a Sands technical top to wear with pride
  • support from a dedicated contact in our Fundraising team to help you achieve your target. 
  • training advice and tips to ensure you are fully prepared ahead of race day.
  • our Sands digital fundraising pack full of ideas and advice
  • fundraising materials to help you promote your fundraising events.

Through taking on this challenging event, you will raise much needed funds to help save babies' lives and ensure that, when a baby does die, anyone affected gets the support and care they need. Thank you. 

Ultra Challenge offer events like this all over the UK. You can join any one of them for #TeamSands. See the full list and sign up on their website.

If you have any questions, simply get in touch with us by emailing teamsands@sands.org.uk or calling 020 3897 6092

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